People in the News

People in the News

Faculty Spotlight: Julie Peterson

Meet Julie Peterson, assistant professor and extension specialist in the Department of Entomology.

Registration open for Small Giants Conference

Aspiring entrepreneurs and members of the greater Midwest business community are encouraged to attend the Small Giants Conference on Feb. 17, 2016.

Staff Spotlight: Jessie Brophy

Meet Jessie Brophy, event planning manager at the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Student Spotlight: Amanda Vodvarka

Meet Amanda Vodvarka, a senior agronomy major from Dodge, Nebraska

Overturf honored by the National Weather Service

Michael Overturf, an agricultural research technician at the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center recently received the Thomas Jefferson award from the National Weather Service.

Poll shows rural Nebraskans view higher education as crucial

Rural Nebraskans believe higher education is important for individuals and for building a strong economy, according to the 2015 Nebraska Rural Poll.

IANR named Irrigation Association Partner of the Year

The Irrigation Association has named the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln its 2015 Partner of the Year.

Graduate Student Spotlight: Iuliia Protopop

Meet Iuliia Protopop, a graduate student at UNL pursuing a Ph.D. in agricultural economics.